Laois Sport

DLSP swamp Portlaoise

Portlaoise 10 De La Salle Palmerston 43 By Denis J. Croke PORTLAOISE dropped to seventh place in Division 2A of the Leinster League after shipping a heavy defeat in Togher on Sunday. Despite the fact that the loss was to...

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Laois hurlers and footballers face early championship start

By Denis J. Croke LAOIS have been drawn against Wicklow and Dublin in the first round of next year’s Leinster...

Sunday, 28/11/21 - 9:59am Read More

Top GAA, camogie and lady footballers for 2020 and 2021 honoured

By Denis J. Croke THE top Laois GAA players for 2020 and 2021 have been recognised. The achievements of these...

Saturday, 27/11/21 - 10:29am Read More

Barrowhouse forced to pull out of Leinster club championship

By Denis J. Croke THE plight of small clubs was highlighted today when Barrowhouse were forced to pull out of...

Friday, 19/11/21 - 4:33pm Read More

Paddy puts the disappointment of last year behind him

By Denis J. Croke THREE or four months ago Paddy O’Sullivan must have felt as if his world had caved...

Wednesday, 17/11/21 - 3:47pm Read More

‘We’re not just team mates, we are friends’ – David Murphy

By Denis J. Croke I MAY even have alluded to it himself, that me might be one of the elder...

Wednesday, 17/11/21 - 3:46pm Read More

Martin plays down any role he may have had in retaining the title

By Denis J. Croke I SUPPOSE it’s only natural that when you have managed clubs to four Laois senior football...

Tuesday, 16/11/21 - 9:18am Read More

Portlaoise are wiped out by rampant Portarlington

Portarlington 4-9 Portlaoise 0-6 By Denis J. Croke PORTARLINGTON came into this final as hot favourites to retain their crown...

Tuesday, 16/11/21 - 9:16am Read More

Portlaoise CBS celebrates great win in U/19 Senior Soccer Cup

THE CBS U/19 soccer team is celebrating a great win in the first round of the U/19 Senior Soccer Cup....

Wednesday, 20/10/21 - 4:26pm Read More

What’s another year for postponed 2020 President’s Prize in Portarlington

IT was a case of ‘What’s Another Year?’ at Portarlington Golf Club, as the 2020 President’s Prize finally went ahead...

Wednesday, 20/10/21 - 12:09pm Read More

National Sport

Tiger Woods says he is ‘lucky to be alive’ after crash but has ‘long way to go’

By PA Sport Staff Tiger Woods admits he is lucky to be alive following his horrific car crash but he intends to resume playing golf and would love to feature in The Open in 2022. The 45-year-old 15-time major winner...

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Former Liverpool and Arsenal player Ray Kennedy dies aged 70

By Carl Markham, PA Former Liverpool and Arsenal player Ray Kennedy has died at the age of 70, the Merseyside...

Tuesday, 30/11/21 - 4:46pm Read More

‘We have few people’ – Pep Guardiola says Manchester City facing ’emergency’

By Andy Hampson, PA Pep Guardiola claims Manchester City could be facing an “emergency” as injuries, illness and suspensions cut...

Tuesday, 30/11/21 - 4:04pm Read More

Rafael Benitez: Merseyside derby is an opportunity for Everton to change things

By Carl Markham, PA Everton’s former Liverpool manager Rafael Benitez sees Wednesday’s 239th Merseyside derby as an opportunity to “put...

Tuesday, 30/11/21 - 4:00pm Read More

Thomas Tuchel talks down individual gongs as Jorginho comes third in Ballon d’Or

By Ed Elliot, PA Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel talked down the significance of individual awards after Jorginho finished third in...

Tuesday, 30/11/21 - 3:57pm Read More

Jurgen Klopp says Virgil Van Dijk may find derby injury ‘difficult to forget’

By Carl Markham, PA Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits it may be difficult for Virgil Van Dijk to forget what...

Tuesday, 30/11/21 - 3:31pm Read More

Jack Grealish could return as Manchester City face former club Aston Villa

By Andy Hampson, PA Manchester City’s record signing Jack Grealish could return to face former club Aston Villa on Wednesday....

Tuesday, 30/11/21 - 3:31pm Read More

Football coach tells Barton assault trial he found boss ‘in shock’ in tunnel

By Dave Higgens, PA A football coach has told a court hearing the trial of Joey Barton how he found...

Tuesday, 30/11/21 - 2:20pm Read More

Settled Leicester looking more exciting going forward – Brendan Rodgers

By Phil Blanche, PA Brendan Rodgers believes his Leicester side are feeling the benefits of becoming a settled unit. The...

Tuesday, 30/11/21 - 1:00pm Read More

Michael Carrick to lead Man Utd against Arsenal as Ralf Rangnick awaits visa

By PA Sport Staff Manchester United caretaker boss Michael Carrick will remain in charge for Thursday’s Premier League against Arsenal,...

Tuesday, 30/11/21 - 12:48pm Read More

Sport Columnists

RUGBY – Portlaoise signal intention in season opener

Portlaoise 26 Thurles 22 PORTLAOISE signalled their intention to rebuild their side into a force to be reckoned with at Togher on Sunday last. Captain Rosie Palmer led her team into the first competitive match of the season with trepidation...

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Ruanbeg rescued

WRITE a book on any subject and that topic becomes part of the author’s mental make-up both before and long...

Tuesday, 11/09/12 - 3:20pm Read More